The Saris Glide EX 4-Bike Hitch Rack if perfect for carrying one to four bikes on the back of your vehicle. The Glide EX lets you access the rear of your car in one easy step! Simply push the button and the glide action will extend the rack outwards away from your car with or without bikes locked to the rack. You can transport up to four bikes weighing 35 lbs. each. The four bar linkage system centers the bike mass for a smooth, glide action away from the car. Featuring bike hold downs that are easy to use & quick to load, ratchet straps and integrated locking cables that secure the bikes to the rack. A locking hitch pin secures the bike rack to your car hitch. If you travel with your bikes you need to have the Saris Glide EX 4-Bike Hitch Rack.